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3 Benefits of LGBTQ+ Rehab Centers for Addiction Treatment

The prevalence of substance use disorders in the LGBTQ+ community is significantly higher than that of the general population. A significant reason for this is that historically, people who identify as LGBTQ+ have experienced more stigma, discrimination, and other familial and societal challenges than those who identify as heterosexual. These factors have also made it…

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Talking to a Spouse About Entering an Alcohol Rehab Center

Living with alcohol abuse as part of your family and marriage can be hugely distressing and disruptive. It can lead to emotional chaos, worsen marital issues, and weaken your bond with your spouse. However, there is hope for recovery through an alcohol rehab program. If your spouse is dealing with alcohol addiction, it is imperative…

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3 Benefits of Alcohol Rehab Programs in the Northern California Area

Alcohol addiction affects thousands of people in the Northern California area each year, with many turning to alcohol to cope with life’s stressors or as a result of mental health struggles. Whatever the reasons a person drinks, alcohol addiction can have severe and long-lasting effects on their daily lives and relationships. If alcohol use has…

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How We Treat Addiction to Alcohol

Alcohol addiction occupies a unique place in American culture since alcohol is one of the few mind-altering substances that is readily available, heavily advertised, and glorified in the media. Despite how often alcohol addiction is overlooked, alcoholism is a serious disorder that affects millions of Americans each year. Fortunately, alcoholism is very much treatable. At…

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The Process of Alcohol Addiction Recovery in Northern California

Alcohol addiction is a serious disorder that is often referred to as “alcoholism.” Fortunately, alcoholism is a treatable condition. Through a variety of interventions that may include detoxification, education and/or counseling services clients can learn to lead successful, sober lives. At New Bridge Foundation®, our therapists and addiction counselors offer a wide variety of treatment…

Guide to Drug Detox in Northern California

Drug detoxification, commonly referred to as “detox,” is typically the first step toward recovery from drug addiction and is usually followed by a comprehensive addiction treatment program. The main goal of detox, the process by which the body rids itself of substances, is to address the physical aspects of addiction in a safe way. Once…

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Three Benefits of Short-Term Addiction Treatment in Northern California

When you or your loved one decide it’s time to seek help for addiction, the number of different treatment options can be overwhelming. New Bridge Foundation® offers a wide variety of programs for substance use disorder and addiction, including detoxification, short-term and long-term residential treatment, as well as short-term outpatient services. At New Bridge Foundation®, our…